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The 2019 iPhone may have a secret weapon as Apple waits for 5G

The 2019 iPhone may have a secret weapon as Apple waits for 5G

Apple is reportedly planning a shake-up to the 2019 iPhone antennas, making "vast changes" that could add up to improved wireless performance for the new smartphones. Although the 2019 iPhone isn't expected to feature 5G, the alterations Apple is said to have enacted this year could prove more beneficial, at least in the short term.

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2020 iPhone 5.42-inch could give iPhone SE fans hope

2020 iPhone 5.42-inch could give iPhone SE fans hope

Apple plans a smaller 2020 iPhone, potentially pacifying iPhone SE fans frustrated by the ever-increasing size of the iOS smartphones, according to rumors from the OLED supply chain. Though the Cupertino company launched three new iPhone models in 2018, none could be described as particularly compact.

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iPhone 2019 upgrade: Bigger batteries said to power Samsung-style tech

iPhone 2019 upgrade: Bigger batteries said to power Samsung-style tech

AirPower might be dead, but Apple still could have some wireless charging tricks up its sleeve. Little is known about 2019's iPhones - which are still around six months away at this point - but a new report today suggests that they might come with a familiar wireless charging feature. If you know what Samsung's Galaxy S10 is capable of in the wireless charging arena, then you already know what we're talking.

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It’s crunch time for Sony’s smartphone arm

It’s crunch time for Sony’s smartphone arm

Yesterday, we learned that Sony will soon be merging its TV, camera, and smartphone businesses into a single unit - and speculated that the company might be making this move to mask its struggling smartphone arm. Today, a new report is painting an even more dire situation for Sony and its smartphone ambitions, as the company is supposedly planning to axe as much as half of its smartphone workforce.

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Apple Music is finally coming to Google Home

Apple Music is finally coming to Google Home

Apple Music is apparently coming to the Google Home smart speaker range, with the on-demand service continuing to lead the way in Apple's push beyond its own ecosystem. Although there's been no official announcement yet regarding the new integration, Apple Music has quietly been added to the list of music sources for the smart speakers and hubs.

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2020 iPhone 5G will reportedly have a big (and tiny) chip surprise inside

2020 iPhone 5G will reportedly have a big (and tiny) chip surprise inside

Apple's 2020 iPhone could make a significant architecture change inside, adopting 5nm chips for the first time as the Cupertino firm refines its iOS platform. The current iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max use Apple's A12 Bionic processor, which is built on a 7 nanometer process.

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Apple’s star-studded video service may launch later than expected

Apple’s star-studded video service may launch later than expected

Apple's video service may be officially revealed at the Cupertino company's rumored March 25 event, but we'll apparently have to wait longer for its first original series to actually arrive. The event - which is expected to be held at the Steve Jobs Theater at the Apple Park headquarters in Cupertino, CA - is believed to be a star-studded affair, with Apple inviting a number of celebrities to attend.

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Ford and VW’s huge deal hits EV and self-driving hurdles

Ford and VW’s huge deal hits EV and self-driving hurdles

Ford and Volkswagen's deal to collaborate on cars still needs some work, with insiders suggesting it's yet to be the cost, tech, and time-saving savior that the automakers first promised. The two firms announced their collaboration in January, first on pickup trucks and commercial vans, though with electrification and autonomous driving also set to be added to the deal.

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Pixel 3 Lite release with Pixel Watch leads rumored Google strategy shift

Pixel 3 Lite release with Pixel Watch leads rumored Google strategy shift

The Google Pixel 3 Lite is set to launch later this year and undercut the iPhone XR, a new report claims, bringing the long-anticipated Google smartwatch and other hardware with it. It's said to be part of Google's attempt to expand its audience with Pixel smartphones, offering a more affordable version as it scales up its hardware ambitions with a number of new devices and form-factors.

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Apple event on March 25 could see News subscription launch

Apple event on March 25 could see News subscription launch

Apple will reportedly hold an event on March 25, though don't get excited at the thought of new AirPods or a new iPad mini. While the Cupertino company is believed to be working on both new products, it's a new services launch which will apparently be star of the show at the event late next month.

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Apple’s AirPods’ big 2019 upgrades are reportedly staggered

Apple’s AirPods’ big 2019 upgrades are reportedly staggered

Apple's AirPods 2 are coming, but expect a mid-cycle revamp of sorts before the second-generation wireless headphones arrive, at least according to the latest leaks. Though initially a subject of ridicule by many, AirPods have gone on to be a legitimate accessories success story for Apple.

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VW Golf GTI hybrid plan scrapped claim insiders

VW Golf GTI hybrid plan scrapped claim insiders

Volkswagen reportedly had a last-minute change of heart with the new VW Golf GTI, shelving a planned switch to hybrid power for the eighth-generation hot-hatch. Expected to make its debut in early 2020, the new car was rumored to make use of an electrified drivetrain that could have boosted low-end power with an electric motor.

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